Camden County Detention Home (former) Renovation – Pennsauken NJ

Description

The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) worked to renovate the old Municipal Building in Pennsauken, New Jersey in 1936. The project was completed with no direct expense to local taxpayers. The exact location of the old building is unknown to Living New Deal; it was demolished in 1986.

Source notes

"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; October 1936 issue, page 24. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 13, 2015.

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Location Info


Pennsauken, NJ

Location notes: General location marker for Pennsauken

Coordinates: 40.541, -74.588

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